Monday, 14 September 2009
CELEBRITIES, especially in the entertainment industry, stepped out in their best wears recently to witness the unveiling of new Lux beauty soap at the Sheraton Hotels and Towers, Lagos. Better described as a gathering of beauties, the event had in attendance such notable personalities i the pageantry world such as Helen Ajayi, Miss Nigeria in 1979, who was also the special guest of the evening tagged Nite of Temptation. Others who graced the truly tempting event as it turned out to be included Omowunmi Akinnifesi, Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria in 2005; Loveth Ajuofoh, the reigning Miss UNILAG; Doris Simeon, Best AMAA Award supporting actress 2008; Ego, the popular Lagbaja songster; Bukky Wright, a Nollywood actress and Kenny Bankole. Also at the event was Olaide Olaogun and Sylvia Udeogwu, all of the popular TV show, Soul Sisters, from the stable of Wale Adenuga Production, the producer of the popular soap opera, Super Story. It was indeed a night of temptation. This was flaunted right from the entrance to the hall to the musical art performed by Banky W, the flow of event anchored by AY, one of the notable comedians in Nigeria, the temptation game and many more side attractions that made the event a memorable one indeed. The special guest, Ajayi, said that the skin is the true face of a woman’s beauty and ‘a privilege of nature’. She added that nature itself could always do with a little help. “I am proud to note that since 1924, Lux Beauty bar has always been there to help every woman enjoy getting beautiful, accentuate her feminine details and give a memorable indulgent experience.” ACCORDING to the Managing Director of Unilever Nigeria Plc., Mr Thomas Boedinger, “the launch of new Lux variants is coming on the heels of Unilever’s mission of adding vitality to life by meeting everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life.” The Marketing Director , Mr. Dominic Kimani, spenty the evening explainin the ingredients and varied shades of the Lux products. The peak of the night was the musical performance by Banky W, alongside models, who gave expression to the unveiling of the new variants of the soap.